On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1878

Famous Deaths

  • Alfonso Ferrero la Marmora, Italian general and statesman (6th Prime Minister of Italy, 1864-66), dies at 73
1878 Highlights

About January 5, 1878

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn